Campeche blasts Yucatan with 11-2 win

The Leones' slump continued in Campeche o Friday. Photo: Leones
The Leones’ slump continued in Campeche on Friday. Photo: Leones

Ciudad Campeche, Campeche — A fifth-inning rally led the Piratas de Campeche to an 11-2 win over the Leones de Yucatan on Friday.

A single by Henry Alejandro Rodriguez started the scoring in a 10-run inning and gave the Piratas a 3-1 lead. Later in the inning, Campeche scored on five more plays, including a three-run homer by Paul Leon.

Campeche right-hander Alexis Candelario (1-4) picked up a quality start and the win after allowing one run on six hits over six innings. Opposing starter Jesse Estrada (7-2) took the loss after he allowed five runs and seven hits over 4 1/3 innings.

The teams regroup today for a double-header at Nelson Barrera Romellon Stadium. The day’s events can be followed live on La Comadre 98.5, SIPSE TV and the internetv digital platform.

1 2 3
4 5 6
7 8 9
0 1 0
0 0 0
0 0 1
2 7 1
0 0 0
1 10 0
0 0 X
11 17 0

Win: Candelario (1-4)

Loss: Estrada (7-2)

SV: No hubo

HR: Charles (5) for YUC; León (8) for CAM

Sources: The Associated Press, Leones

Staff Writer

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